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Occupied By The Uk In 1841, Hong Kong Was Formally Ceded By China The Following Year; Various Adjacent Lands Were Added Later In The 19Th Century
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History of Hong Kong - Wikipedia

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The History of Hong Kong, a coastal island located off the southern coast of China, began with its incorporation into the Chinese empire during the Qin dynasty ...

Hong Kong profile - Timeline - BBC News - BBC.com

www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-16526765

Dec 9, 2016 ... A chronology of key events in the history of Hong Kong from 1842 to the present.

Hong Kong ceded to the British - Jan 20, 1841 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, Hong Kong ceded to the British on Jan 20, 1841. Learn more about what happened today on History.

HONG KONG'S HISTORY

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Key Events and Dates in Hong Kong's History--From Founding of Country Up To ... Prior to the arrival of the British, Hong Kong was a small fishing community ...

History of Hong Kong - Lonely Planet Travel Information

www.lonelyplanet.com/china/hong-kong/history

History. In the very long scale of history, Hong Kong as we know it today has existed for a mere blink of an eye. But there was a lot going on in the region before ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=History of Hong Kong&v=Kk6gfAtwZ7Q
Feb 5, 2014 ... An excellent documentary about Hong Kong's fascinating history right before Hong Kong's 1997 return to Chinese sovereignty. The film was ...

1898 and all that—a brief history of Hong Kong - The Economist

www.economist.com/node/91779

Jun 26, 1997 ... IN 1839 China clamped down on the hugely profitable trade in Indian opium, conducted largely in British ships. But the subsequent opium war ...

History and Facts about Hong Kong

hongkong.athoughtabroad.com/history.html

Hong Kong, ore more precisely the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region ( HKSAR), is located at the south coast of China near the Pearl River delta which ...

Economic History of Hong Kong - EH.net

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Hong Kong's economic and political history has been primarily determined by its geographical location. The territory of Hong Kong is comprised of two main ...